More about Akiva’s Missing Glasses

Akiva and the Missing Glasses: A Never-ending Story of Disability and Vulnerability Now, where did I leave you? It was early June when in the space of one week, 2 pairs of Akiva’s glasses went missing. The story has continued in amazing, astonishing and mystifying ways. BEFORE YOU READ ANY FURTHER, please don’t tell us…

Milestones

All parents are pleased when their child reaches certain milestones: the first staggering steps; the first word; the first day of school; graduation. Parents of special kids have additional milestones: the first time he cooks his own breakfast; the first time he takes the bus alone; the first time he advocates for himself. The latter…